Maryland

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Truck Barrels Off Overpass on I-695 in Baltimore

Two people were flown to Shock Trauma after their truck barreled off an overpass on Interstate 695 in Baltimore.

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Wild ponies cross a small creek after being rounded up to be herded to a holding pen before making next weeks annual swim across the Assateague Channel to Chincoteague Island, on July 21, 2012 in Assateague Island, Virginia. Each year the wild ponies are auctioned off by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Chincoteague Stud Surfer Dude Found Dead: ‘He Was The Man’

A Chincoteague stud named Surfer Dude has been found dead. He apparently sired dozens of the island’s ponies.

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Maryland Reports 21 Percent Increase in Fatal Overdoses

Maryland’s health department says the state had a 21 percent increase in fatal drug overdoses in 2014, compared to the previous year.

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Maryland Part of FTC Complaint Against Charity Fraud

Maryland is joining a Federal Trade Commission complaint against four cancer charities that are accused of misusing $187 million nationwide raised by deceptive fundraising practices.

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Federal tax forms. (Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

D.C. Holiday Pushes Tax Deadline Back to April 18 Next Year

Mark your calendars: Next year, Tax Day falls on April 18.

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Woman Found Dead Inside Md. Apartment ‘Intentionally Set’ on Fire

Police are investigating after a 21-year-old woman was found dead with trauma to her body inside an apartment building in Oxon Hill that was on “intentionally set” on fire.

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Homeless U.S. military veterans. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

D.C. Ranks as 3rd Worst ‘State’ for Military Retirees

Even though the District of Columbia is not a state, a new study ranks the District as the third worst “state” for military retirees.

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Kids play basketball in Baltimore. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Big Brothers Big Sisters Sees 3,000% Surge in Mentor Inquiries Following Baltimore Protests

Big Brothers Big Sisters has seen a huge uptick in mentor inquiries following the protests and riots in Baltimore.

05/19/2015

The Blue Angels returned to the Naval Academy in Annapolis after a three-year hiatus. (Photo by Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Naval Academy Graduation, Blue Angels Expected to Cause Traffic Delays

Residents driving around in the Annapolis area this week should expect significant delays due to Naval Academy activities and the Blue Angels flight practices.

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File photo of the Supreme Court building. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Brunt of Supreme Court Tax Ruling to Fall on Montgomery County

Although a U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down a Maryland tax could affect similar laws in nearly 5,000 local jurisdictions in other states, the brunt of Monday’s decision will fall on one county.

05/19/2015